CBIZ Hires Bridgette O'Connor as Wellness Account Executive

Leawood, KS (October 29, 2013) — CBIZ today announced the hiring of Bridgette O’Connor as Wellness Account Executive for the Kansas City office of CBIZ Benefits & Insurance Services, Inc.

Prior to CBIZ, O’Connor served as the Director of Advancement for the Vision Research Foundation, where she led the organization’s awareness activities and guided the fundraising, marketing and donor management activities. O’Connor has also served as a national consultant to nonprofits to help them raise funds to support their various missions and has been the principal and owner of Nutrix for Health and Wellness, where she has worked as a health coach with individual clients to help them attain their health goals via nutrition and lifestyle.

In her new role, O’Connor will consult with Kansas City-region clients, guiding them in implementing wellness programs to contain costs related to health care and help clients’ employees increase their vitality and health by reducing their health risks and embracing healthier lifestyles.

O’Connor received her Bachelor of Arts and Science in Psychology and Sociology from Regis University and her Master’s of Social Work Administration from the University of Kansas. She is also a graduate of the State University of New York (SUNY) Purchase College, Institute for Integrative Nutrition and is a Board Certified Health Coach.

CBIZ, Inc. provides professional business services that help clients better manage their finances and employees. CBIZ provides its clients with financial services including accounting, tax, financial advisory, government health care consulting, risk advisory, merger and acquisition advisory, real estate consulting, and valuation services. Employee services include employee benefits consulting, property and casualty insurance, retirement plan consulting, payroll, life insurance, HR consulting, and executive recruitment. As one of the nation’s largest brokers of employee benefits and property and casualty insurance, and one of the largest accounting and valuation companies in the United States, the Company’s services are provided through nearly 100 Company offices in 32 states.

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